Senior Tool Design Engineer

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Avionyx Overview: Senior Tool Design Engineer Job Overview:
Joby Aviation is searching for a senior tool design engineer with experience designing tools and equipment for large carbon fiber parts and assemblies for aircraft production. Individual must have astrong technical background in certified aircraft manufacturing. This person should be well versed in all aspects of the tool design process from concept sketches to implementing tools on the production floor. This job is based out in our Heredia, Costa Rica office.
Responsibilities:
  • Design, develop, and implement manufacturing aids and equipment such as jigs, fixtures, molds,
    etc.
  • Develop Joby’s tool design standards.
  • Produce easy to follow prints and shop floor drawings with strong GD&T understanding.
  • Coordinate and support tooling activities across a wide range of departments including; airframe
    design, structural analysis, planning, vendors & suppliers, manufacturing, production,
    quality assurance, testing and tool fabrication.
  • Provide knowledge to those that are less experienced
Required:
  • B.S. in engineering OR substantial tooling design experience.
  • Experience working with CATIA, NX, Creo, or Solidworks and PLM systems.
  • Proficiency in GD&T and common drafting practices in compliance with ASME Y14.5 &
    Y14.100.
  • Experience in composite manufacturing processes: manual layup, AFP, autoclave operation, hot
    press, assembly processes, etc.
  • Experience in prototype manufacturing in a professional environment.
  • Experience with FEA, hand calculations, and documenting results.
  • Excellent verbal communication with internal departments and external vendors.
Desired:
  • 8+ years of related experience as a tool design engineer in relevant industry.

Your Reward for Greatness

  • Stay fresh with our Flexible Schedule
  • Get a mid-year bonus!
  • Stay at home with our Telecommuting Options
  • Lunch is on us when you are at the office.
  • Step up your English with paid classes!
  • Get Training/Tuition subsidies for online learning.
  • Stay connected with our Internet Subsidy
  • The Gym Subsidy should keep you fit and relaxed!
  • Go places with our Travel Opportunities across the US!!
  • Stay healthy with our Medical Health Plan
  • Spend more time with your loved ones with our Additional Personal Time Off (increased by seniority)